It allows busy family members and care providers to monitor a senior’s care and keep in touch with them in a non-intrusive manner, regardless of distance.
For seniors, video calls with loved ones, family photos, email/text messages, medication reminders and check-ins become automatically available on the screen with a simple gadget designed specifically for them.
IMPORTANT...Installing this app requires that an account has already been set up for the famGADGET member that will be using this device. The app will NOT start until the Device ID (determined during installation) is added to the member device setting. Once the member account is set up, you will receive an email with instructions on how to access the famGADGET Web Console to do this. You will need to contact EasyTech Solutions to set up an account to use this app. Go to https://easytechsolutions.net.
The famGADGET Platform is a comprehensive solution. The best way to learn why it is so great is to visit famgadget.com, so please do so. These are feature you will learn more about when you visit famgadget.com:
● Activity, Compliance and Wellness scores
● Email (SPAM free guarantee)
● Text Messaging (number provided)
● Video Calling (private, secure and simple)
● Photo Album (with slideshow mode)
● Video Album (remotely uploaded with all formats supported)
● Event Reminders
● Medication Reminders
● Treatment Reminders
● Call Me Requests
● Daily Check-in
● Daily Wellness Survey
● Exercise Videos
● Family Alerts
● Caregiver Alerts
● Daily Activity Summary
● Remote Configuration
● Remote screen simulation
Be aware that tablets can be a challenge for the non-technical because of the micro USB battery cable, accidentally touching the Home, Back, Recents, or even the power buttons. Not to mention the side and top menus. We address this with a customized frame on the famGADGET WiFi versions that you will see on famgadget.com, they come pre-configured. But if your senior is somewhat tech savvy, this is a good way to go too. The sooner they become used to the app, the better it will be as they age.
The Minimum Recommended Hardware is:
10.1” Android WiFi or LTE
Lenovo A10, Lenovo Yoga, Samsung Tab A, Alcatel Pop (10), or similar
Operating System: Android 4.2 or Greater
Processor: 1GHz Quad Core
Display: 7″, 8″, 9.7″ or 10.1″
Audio: Dual internal speakers
Front Camera: 0.3M
Battery / Battery Life: 6 hours